Lighting Freedom’s Path: Leonard Read’s Foundation for Economic Education

Introduction by Ron Manners
So many senior Think Tank founders and executives credit Leonard E. Read, of the Foundation for Economic Education, as their inspiration and mentor.

This short 7 minute video outlines the reasoning and strategy behind Leonard Read’s formation of Fee in 1946. It is encouraging to see FEE still at the forefront of free-market intellectual thought, now 70 years later (in 2016). Their website is:

Please enjoy this short video (which I have not seen digitised elsewhere yet).

Ron Manners,
29th April, 2016

“There is not enough darkness in the whole world to put out the light of one candle.”

Leonard Read’s 1978 seminar for his Australian friends

Ron’s audio recording:

[Ron’s intro, louder than Read’s speech:] I’m in Hong Kong on Thursday, September 7th. It’s Leonard Read accepting an invitation to speak to a group of Australian delegates to the Mont Pelerin Conference. And he’s going to talk mainly about the methods of introducing free enterprise / limited government concepts. Continue reading Leonard Read’s 1978 seminar for his Australian friends